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Combined PTK and Clear Cornea Cataract Extraction in a Trachoma Patient

  Channels: Cataract Surgery, Cornea | Posted 6/5/2019

A. John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents a combined procedure of phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) and clear cornea cataract extraction using a 23-gauge illuminator (Oertli) in a trachoma patient with severe cornea scarring. The procedure resulted in a reduction of corneal scarring effectively the next day.

Cornea • Oertli Instrumente AG • Phototherapeutic Keratectomy, PTK • Refractive Lens Exchange/Clear Lens Extraction (RLE/CLE) • trachoma

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